Arch Research is Arch Inc.'s research and development team that envisions the future of animation from three perspectives:

Human-Computer Interaction

Empowering animation creators with information technology.

Global Research

Studying anime in its own right in collaboration with researchers around the globe.

Third Place

Creating an inclusive, liminal space to gather and envision the future of animation.

News

Started distributing Animation Technology 2020 Spring and all of the back numbers at pixiv BOOTH
2020/04/12
Open-sourced fabricjs-psbrush, a pressure-sensitive brush implementation for Fabric.js used in Griffith Sketch
2020/03/29
Released Griffith Sketch, a web-based lightweight tool for sketching and sharing ideas
2020/02/29
Presented Griffith at a domestic workshop on computer graphics
2019/06/29
Launched the English website
2019/06/14
Launched the website
2019/04/08

Projects

Anime Technology

We publish a series of booklets introducing technologies for authoring Japanese animations.

Griffith

Griffith is a web-based authoring tool for storyboards of Japanese animation films.

Griffith Sketch

Griffith Sketch is a web-based lightweight tool for sketching and sharing ideas.